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  • Magnolia Village

    424 Dean Ln, Gardendale, AL 35071
    (3)
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    Magnolia Village is an independent living community in the family friendly town of Gardendale, AL near Birmingham. At Magnolia Village, our goal is to provide residents and their families with a caring community where they can thrive while maintaining their independence. We strive to make our...

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  • Peachtree Senior Living

    Peachtree Senior Living

    3740 Eagle Drive, Trussville, AL 35173
    (15)
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    Peachtree Senior Living is an assisted and independent living community offering personalized assistance, supportive services and compassionate care in an intimate, professionally managed setting. We are proud to celebrate our 100% DEFICIENCY FREE state survey!!! Peachtree's Assisted Living is...

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  • Kirkwood by the River

    Kirkwood by the River

    3605 Ratliff Road, Birmingham, AL 35210
    (2)
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    Kirkwood by the River was founded as a nonprofit in 1980 by Independent Presbyterian Church to offer Independent Living, Assisted Living, Memory Care Assisted Living, Skilled Nursing and Medicare Rehabilitation. Set on 120 acres on the Cahaba River, Kirkwood by the River feels miles away from the...

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  • Brookdale University Park

    Brookdale University Park

    400 University Park Drive, Homewood, AL 35209
    (27)
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    Come see if our continuing care retirement community, or CCRC, is the right fit for you and your family. Here you’ll have independent living, assisted living, memory care and skilled nursing all on one campus. So if you or your spouse need more care later, you’ll have the lifestyle you want and the...

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  • Pleasant Villa Retirement Home

    Pleasant Villa Retirement Home

    3380 Pleasant Villa Drive, Pleasant Grove, AL 35127
    (8)
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    A family-owned facility with 32 apartments, Pleasant Villa offers you a great value in Independent Living. All rents include 3 meals daily, all utilities including cable TV, weekly housekeeping services, activities twice a day, transportation coordination, weekly shopping services, use of our chapel...

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  • Chateau Vestavia Retirement

    Chateau Vestavia Retirement

    2435 Columbiana Road, Vestavia Hills, AL 35216
    (9)
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    From the moment you walk through the door, you will experience the difference that is Chateau Vestavia. Family owned and locally operated, we are a part of the beautiful Vestavia Hills community. Our caring professional staff is committed to making this the most worry-free time of your life. We take...

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  • Town Village Vestavia Hills

    Town Village Vestavia Hills

    2385 Dolly Ridge Road, Birmingham, AL 35243
    (21)
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    Town Village is much more than senior living —it's a way of life. We strive to provide a distinctive lifestyle filled with friendships, life enrichment activities and attention to every detail. Come sit by the stone fireplace, catch up over a cup of coffee, or take a dip in the heated indoor pool....

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  • Cahaba Ridge

    Cahaba Ridge

    3090 Healthy Way, Birmingham, AL 35243
    (6)
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    Cahaba Ridge Retirement Community is a part of Resort Lifestyle Communities. The company prides itself on providing a 'resort lifestyle' in its independent retirement communities. Cahaba Ridge will offer an all-inclusive experience where one price takes care of all residents' daily needs, including...

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  • Danberry at Inverness

    235 Inverness Center Dr, Hoover, AL 35242
    (35)
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    Danberry at Inverness reflects a complete break from the conventions of ordinary senior living communities by embracing a distinctive philosophy focused on celebrating life with style. Here, you will find every convenience and amenity imaginable for active adults over 55, including a full complement...

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  • Somerby at St. Vincent’s One Nineteen

    Somerby at St. Vincent’s One Nineteen

    200 One Nineteen Blvd, Hoover, AL 35242
    (3)
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    Nestled in an attractively landscaped and wooded pocket of Birmingham, AL, Somerby St. Vincent's One Nineteen provides all that seniors desire from Independent living, Assisted living and specialized Somerside Memory Care options. Somerby offers a comfortable, convenient and rewarding senior living...

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  • Rocky Ridge Retirement Community

    Rocky Ridge Retirement Community

    3517 Lorna Road, Hoover, AL 35216
    (35)
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    Holiday Retirement provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Situated on picturesque grounds in the scenic, quiet community of Hoover, you'll love the inviting elegance of our facilities while enjoying the convenience of our nearby community. We're just minutes from...

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  • Galleria Woods - a CCRC

    Galleria Woods - a CCRC

    3850 Galleria Woods Drive, Birmingham, AL 35244
    (8)
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    It’s not downsizing your home; it’s upsizing your possibilities.  Located on 20 wooded acres in Birmingham’s prestigious Riverchase area, our continuing care retirement community (CCRC) gives you a maintenance-free lifestyle with the retirement you deserve. Our community has a full continuum of care...

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  • HarborChase of Jasper

    HarborChase of Jasper

    2100 Viking Dr, Jasper, AL 35501
    (5)
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    Jasper is located in the Northwest part of Alabama. It is a community with beautiful nature, and a rich historical heritage. Here you'll find the home you've been looking for...HarborChase of Jasper Independent Living, Assisted Living and Memory Care community. Our community is unique in that we...

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  • Regency Pointe

    Regency Pointe

    510 E Grand Avenue, Rainbow City, AL 35906
    (3)
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    The Premier Senior Living Community in the South! Discover the comfort and classic southern charm that is Regency Pointe senior living. Located near the banks of the Coosa River in Rainbow City, Alabama, our picturesque community is nestled among rolling hills, scenic forests and natural wild...

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  • Cherry Creek Village

    Cherry Creek Village

    507 Cherry Street NE, Attalla, AL 35954
    (5)
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    Cherry Creek Village, a unique, gated, Independent Living Community located between the historic cities of Gadsden and Attalla offering all-inclusive senior living. Cherry Creek Village is a place where our residents become family and your loved one's security is our purpose. When you become a part...

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  • Pine Valley

    Pine Valley

    800 Rice Valley Rd N, Tuscaloosa, AL 35406
    (5)
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    Pine Valley Retirement Community, a tradition in southern active retirement living, has over 25 years of experience in providing quality independent living and assisted living care for seniors at an affordable cost with no buy-in required. Nestled on 10 acres of tall pines and flowering gardens,...

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  • Congregate Housing at Cahaba Trace

    Congregate Housing at Cahaba Trace

    208 Pierson Avenue, Centreville, AL 35042
    (2)
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    Congregate Housing at Cahaba Trace 208 Pierson Avenue Centreville, AL 35042, US

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  • McClellan Senior Living

    McClellan Senior Living

    41 Polksville Drive, Anniston, AL 36205
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    While you may have known Fort McClellan as a premier military installation in the Southeast, the fort's Army days are in the past. Today a portion of the former military base has a whole new mission. Welcome to the new McClellan, and welcome to Anniston, Alabama. A growing retirement destination in...

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  • Autumn Cove Retirement Community

    Autumn Cove Retirement Community

    4425 Greenbrier Dear Road, Anniston, AL 36207
    (25)
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    Autumn Cove is located on 25 landscaped acres in a pastoral setting in Golden Springs. Our beautifully designed 65 bed community is locally and veteran owned and features private studio-style and one-bedroom residences, as a well as two-bedroom private and companion suites. Licensed by the state of...

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  • The Terrace at Priceville

    The Terrace at Priceville

    200 Terrace Lane, Decatur, AL 35603
    (6)
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    Welcome to The Terrace at Priceville Senior Living, Assisted Living and Alzheimer's Care in Priceville, Alabama Welcome to The Terrace at Priceville! Our beautiful senior living retirement community offers Independent Living for active seniors, Assisted Living with the levels of care, and...

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  • Brookdale Cedar Springs

    Brookdale Cedar Springs

    2505 Spring Avenue Southwest, Decatur, AL 35601
    (25)
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    At our premier Decatur, Ala., retirement community offering independent and assisted living options for seniors, we’re here to help you seize your new opportunities and make the most of them. For independent living residents, it might mean trading in the chores of home and yard maintenance for time...

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  • City Center Village

    City Center Village

    807 Bank St NE, Decatur, AL 35601
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    City Center Village is a new concept in Senior Living. Located in the heart of Decatur, AL's Historic District, City Center Village offers residents more services and amenities, all for one affordable monthly fee. Gated and secure, we strive to give our residents a carefree lifestyle and the peace...

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  • Riverside Senior Living

    Riverside Senior Living

    1009 Line St NE, Decatur, AL 35601
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    Home Sweet Home! Steven has been a resident of Decatur since 1974 and June is a native of Decatur. Steven and June Hall purchased Riverside Senior Living in May 2008. Steven’s background is health care. His undergraduate degree is from the University of South Alabama in Health Sciences, his masters,...

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  • Redstone Village a CCRC

    12000 Turnmeyer Drive SE, Huntsville, AL 35803
    (15)
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    Huntsville Alabama's Premier Life Care Retirement Community offering Independent Living, Licensed Assisted Living, Licensed Specialty Care Assisted Living, and Licensed Skilled Nursing on a beautiful mountain top with scenic views.

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  • The Commons

    The Commons

    4300 Chris Drive, Huntsville, AL 35802
    (5)
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    The Commons is Huntsville's first 55+ Active Adult Community and is very different from other apartments or retirement living options in our area. A 55+ Active Adult Community, like The Commons, is an age restricted community. That means we are required by the 1995 Housing for Older Persons Act to...

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  • Brookdale Jones Farm

    Brookdale Jones Farm

    2815 Carl T Jones Drive Southeast, Huntsville, AL 35802
    (12)
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    At our luxurious, private retirement community in Huntsville, Ala., offering independent and assisted living options for seniors, you’re in the right place to seize your new opportunities and make the most of them. For independent living residents, it might mean trading in the chores of home and...

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  • Merrill Gardens at Madison

    Merrill Gardens at Madison

    121 Brookridge Drive, Madison, AL 35758
    (15)
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    Merrill Gardens at Madison is situated between Athens and Huntsville in Madison county. Enjoy being near shopping, outdoor recreation areas, hospitals and high-quality medical practices. Merrill Gardens at Madison is classically designed and offer a wellness center, well-appointed library and lots...

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  • The Lodge at Johns Road

    The Lodge at Johns Road

    451 Johns Rd NW, Huntsville, AL 35806
    (3)
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    The Lodge at Johns Road, is Huntsville's newest '55 and better apartment home community! The Lodge at Johns Road offers Studio, 1-, 2- and 3- bedroom apartment homes ranging from 673 to 1,262 square feet. The community is brand new and has a fully secure entry, a library, gathering room, salon,...

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  • Columbus Gardens

    Columbus Gardens

    1011 4th St, South, Columbus, MS 39701
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    Columbus Gardens offers elegant one and two bedroom apartment homes for those who want an independent lifestyle while enjoying the comforts and conveniences of senior living. This community offers responsive management, 24-hour emergency maintenance, washers and dryers, resident activities and a...

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  • Eastdale Estates

    Eastdale Estates

    5801 Eastdale Drive, Montgomery, AL 36117
    (15)
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    Eastdale Estates provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Situated on beautifully landscaped grounds in the heart of Montgomery, you'll love the tasteful elegance of our community while enjoying all the conveniences of living in the center of our great state's...

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  • John Knox Manor I & III

    John Knox Manor I & III

    4401 Narrow Lane Road, Montgomery, AL 36116
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    John Knox Manor, Inc. is a faith-based non-profit community for seniors 62 years and older. Located near Baptist Medical Center South and various other medical facilities, you're loved one can feel safe and secure with staff on duty 24 hours a day. John Knox Retirement Tower is a 7 story building...

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  • CaraVita Village

    CaraVita Village

    4000 Fieldcrest Drive, Montgomery, AL 36111
    (6)
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    At CaraVita Village, we know that you would rather not spend your retirement having yet another set of responsibilities. That's why we strive to make life easier for the active seniors at our community. We offer all the conveniences of home without the hassle of home ownership, which means you can...

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  • Plantation Manor

    6450 Old Tuscaloosa Hwy, McCalla, AL 35111
    (25)
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    The Plantation Manor is an assisted living community located in the heart of beautiful McCalla, Tuscaloosa County, Alabama. The town of McCalla is referred to by many as the jewel of the South. There are a number of activities that a senior can participate in when moving to this area. One of the...

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  • Keestone of Florence Senior Community

    201 North Cedar Street, Florence, AL 35630
    (3)
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    Keestone Senior Community is an assisted living residence located in Florence, the county seat of Lauderdale County, Alabama. There are many local community events to enjoy ranging from the summer Renaissance fair to many historic landmarks. Our amazing weather encourages an active lifestyle, or at...

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  • Skyline Village at Red Mountain

    Skyline Village at Red Mountain

    260 Goodwin Crest Dr, Homewood, AL 35209
    (8)
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  • The Bluffs of Greystone (Opening Spring 2020)

    The Bluffs of Greystone (Opening Spring 2020)

    6328 Farley Ln, Birmingham, AL 35242
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  • Majestic Senior Living Bowdon

    501 Mitchell Ave, Bowdon, GA 30108
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  • North River Village

    5810 Rice Mine Rd NE, Tuscaloosa, AL 35406
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  • Traditions of Athens

    22171 Traditions Way, Athens, AL 35613
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Gardendale, Alabama

Independent Living

If you or your loved one would like the peace of mind of having housekeeping and chores managed while living at your own pace, you might want to consider independent living. Food preparation, leisure activities and housekeeping chores are handled while you are free to use your time as you desire. Along with their daily needs being met, residents can enjoy an opportunity to live among peers, in a community with others of similar ages and interests. Within the individual units, residents have access to a private living space and a full kitchen, and can even live with a partner if they choose. While policies vary between communities, numerous residences allow cats and dogs as well. If medical or nursing support is desired, residents may always enlist the services of independent caregivers. There are a number of benefits and costs to keep in mind while choosing an independent living community. It is important to learn if these amenities are covered in your plan: internet access, utilities, Waiting list deposit, private phone, wellness program, transportation, meals, and parking. The benefits and amenities that pertain to independent living include transportation, concierge services, laundry service, golf course, restaurant-style dining hall, beauty salon & barber shop, game/TV room, and security guards.

Cost of Living

The community in which a senior care community is located will have a major influence on the price of care. Cost of living can be a major influence when selecting which destination meets the needs of your loved one. The median monthly rent in Gardendale is about $994 and the median home value for Gardendale is approximately $157,820. The rent burden for Gardendale is about 17.9% of the average monthly income.

Demographics and Values

In Gardendale, 9.6% live in poverty, 12.3% have some form of disability, 59.9% participate in the labor force, and 5.7% do not have health insurance. Out of the total city population, 52.1% are female and 47.9% are male. The median age of Gardendale is 42 years old. In Gardendale, 8.2% of the citizens are veterans of the United States military. Demographically, Gardendale is 0.5% mixed race, 2.4% Asian, 11.7% black, 0.2% Native American, 1.9% Hispanic, 1.4% other or not specified, 83.7% white, and 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian. Gardendale has a population density of 234 people per square mile. The total population of Gardendale consists of 13,906 people. Of the population of Gardendale 30.5% have a high-school diploma, 28.5% have a college degree, and 11.2% have a graduate degree.

State Information

An overview of Alabama

Overall, Alabama ranks 49th out of all states in quality of life and 46th in healthcare. There are 101 general hospitals and 164 health centers that provide care for 4,900,655 Alabama residents. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Marion Regional Medical Center, Fayette Medical Center, and And Lakeland Community Hospital. In terms of resources, Alabama has a cost of living index of 89.5, a grocery index rating of 97.4, and a housing index rating of 71.5. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. Residents of Alabama enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 35th in the United States.

Social demographics of the state

In terms of religious values, 51% of Alabama's population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 10,514 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-49%, Mainline Protestant-13%, and Historically Black Protestant-16%. In Alabama there are 892 masonic lodges. The state has a median age of 39 and 30% of its population being over the age of 55. In the most recent presidential election, 62% of Alabama residents voted Republican and 34% voted Democrat. In terms of diversity, Alabama ranks 31st in the nation.

State-wide weather information

The average air quality index rating in Alabama is 38.4 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of May with a rating of around 47.4 AQI. Alabama experiences an average humidity rating of about 72%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of July at around 76%. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of July at around 8.15 inches. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Alabama is around 4.74 inches. During the summer, the average temperature in Alabama is around 79°F. The average high summer temperature is around 93°F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 62°F during the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in Alabama drops to around 46°F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 66°F during the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 66°F during the month of February. While residents of Alabama mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Alabama can include floods, hurricanes, tornados, and and earthquakes (moderate).

Wildlife to be found in Alabama

The state of Alabama has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of fallow deer, southern magnolia, flowering dogwood, and many varieties of azalea. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the feral swine, the jaguarundi, the the california sea lion, or the ring-tailed cat. The state animal of Alabama is the black bear.